NFL Active Leaders - Interception Return Average

The following is a list of the NFL active defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Statistics are current through the 2018 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

Leaders based on 20 interceptions

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. M. Peters 61 22 587 26.7 90t 3
2. T. Gipson 98 20 445 22.2 67 2
3. A. Talib 143 35 752 21.5 104 10
4. J. Joseph 186 30 638 21.3 82t 7
5. H. Smith 99 20 384 19.2 81t 4
6. D. McCourty 139 21 382 18.2 84t 1
7. D. Rodgers-Cromartie 160 30 535 17.8 99t 6
8. B. Carr 176 21 367 17.5 49t 2
9. R. Jones 124 21 361 17.2 54 4
10. E. Weddle 185 29 467 16.1 53 4
12. C. Hayward 99 20 303 15.2 82t 2
13. E. Thomas 125 28 417 14.9 78t 2
14. T. Johnson 95 22 322 14.6 58t 4
17. T. Williams 183 32 437 13.7 67 1
19. A. Bethea 193 24 305 12.7 49t 1
20. R. Sherman 119 32 395 12.3 58t 2
21. K. Coleman 132 21 238 11.3 37 2
24. P. Peterson 128 23 244 10.6 43 1
25. J. Haden 116 22 232 10.5 62 1